Funding of $4.34 million will be awarded to projects that help to avoid waste, use materials more efficiently and create new jobs in Victoria.
The Circular Economy Business Innovation Centre (CEBIC) is delivering the second round of the Recycling Victoria Business Support Fund on behalf of the Victorian Government.
Building a circular economy isn’t just about recycling. Funding of $4.34 million will be awarded to projects that help to avoid waste, use materials more efficiently and create new jobs in Victoria.
Grants of up to $1 million are available for business case development and implementation-ready projects.
Applications are now open and close on Thursday 7 July 2022 at 11:59 pm.
Eligible projects include, but are not limited, to those that:
Projects that upcycle waste from food and textile production are also eligible.
The Fund will award grants of between $50,000 and $1 million across 2 streams of funding:
To learn more about the the Recycling Victoria Business Support Fund, register for our information session on Tuesday 7 June from 3 pm to 4 pm.
Round 1 of the Fund primarily targeted waste avoidance and jobs, by supporting the identification and implementation of circular economy business opportunities.
Some successful recipients from Round 1 that are embracing circular economy business models include:
For the full list of round 1 recipients, see CEBIC funded projects.
The Business Support Fund is supported by Recycling Victoria: a new economy, the Victorian Government's circular economy plan. The plan will build Victoria’s circular economy and transform how our state reuses, repairs and recycles.